A Mexican Christmas

Special Holiday Event

6, 7, 8 December 2019

Mexican Christmas

Friday, December 6th at 8:00 pm
Grace Lutheran Church
7300 Division St, River Forest, IL 60305

Saturday, December 7th at 7:00 pm (note time)
St. John Cantius Church
825 N Carpenter St, Chicago, IL 60642

Sunday, December 8th at 3:00 pm
First United Methodist Church, Evanston
516 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201

Journey with us to 17th-century Mexico City, where the sonorous singing of nuns wafts into the city’s Zócolo (main plaza) and a band of villanciqueros (folk musicians) plays the jubilant music of the Christmas season. Featuring over thirty singers and instrumentalists, A Mexican Christmas is a wholly fresh and original holiday concert that celebrates the exuberant and diverse musical traditions of Mexico.  Tickets $10-$25

Convent Ensemble:
Ellen Hargis, soprano & co-director
Margaret Carpenter Haigh, soprano
Salomé Sandoval, soprano
Lucía Mier Y Teran Romero, soprano
Elena Mullins, soprano
Allison Selby Cook, alto
Beverly Simmons, alto
Candace Smith, alto
Rachel Begley, bajón
Claire Happel Ashe, harp
Frances Conover Fitch, organ
Katherine Shuldiner, viola da gamba

Villancico Band
featuring EnsAmble Ad-Hoc & artists from the Newberry Consort
Francy Acosta, soprano & co- director
Jose Luis Posada, guitars & co-director
Carolina Gómez, soprano 
Amaranta Flores-Gualtieri, soprano
Magaly Cordero, alto
Nythia Martinez, alto
Matthew Dean, tenor
Eric Miranda, baritone
Camilo Rasquin, baritone
Brandon Acker, baroque guitar
Raúl Fernández, jarana
Patricio Leija, leona
Zacbe Pichardo, harp
Javier Saume, percussion
Brandi Berry Benson, violin
David Douglass, violin

Tickets: $25 General Admission, $10 Student Tickets

Please note this is a SPECIAL EVENT and we are only selling tickets at the $25 General Admission price point. Seating is unassigned at all venues. If you require special accommodation, please contact us in advance at manager@newberryconsort.org and we will assist you.

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